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The Lego® Movie Books from DK Bring the Adventure to Life!

The Lego® Movie Books from DK Bring the Adventure to Life!

*I was sent the books to review as well as a gift card for participating in this campaign. All thoughts and opinions are my own.” My son is ecstatic about The Lego® Movie coming out on DVD on June 17. Like can’t sit still, talks about it EVERY DAY excited. I can’t blame him though, as they are one of his favorite toys.  And the movie was impressively well done for both kids and adults!   So you … Read entire article »

Filed under: Books, Books (Activities), Books (School Aged), Educational, entertainment, Kindergartners, Movies, Reading, School Aged Children

LEGO’s Wild Forest at the Bronx Zoo

LEGO’s Wild Forest at the Bronx Zoo

Building with Legos and visiting the Bronx Zoo are two staples of my childhood that come together in this awesome new exhibit: “This summer, journey to the Bronx Zoo’s Wild Forest to check out giant LEGO sculptures of tigers, flamingos, gorillas, and other exotic wildlife, then visit their real-life counterparts around the zoo. Build your own LEGO sculptures at our construction zone, and enjoy Wildlife Theater performances and the hit musical puppet show, Avenue Zoo.” Animal LEGO … Read entire article »

Filed under: Educational, Events, Featured, School Aged Children, Seasonal, Summer, Travel

Making It Fun To Be Neat

Making It Fun To Be Neat

Is your playroom cluttered with blocks, LEGO toys, cars, and trains?  While you could spend your precious free time organizing, a better strategy is to inspire your children to clean up their own toys.  Purchasing the right storage solutions makes the job easier. One of my favorite products is the ZipBin, a combination toy and organizational product. ZipBins convert between play mats and storage bins in a zip (sorry…I couldn’t resist the pun).  We have the … Read entire article »

Filed under: Contests, Featured, Gift Ideas, Hip Find, Kids Gifts, Organizers, Play, Pre-schoolers, School Aged Children